Opening Thursday, November 8th, from 6PM - 10PM
ART FIGHTS, against political oppression, Free the Nato5
MAGI Cultural Arts Center
2149 21st Street (Pilsen, between Leavitt and Hoyne)
Auction: Thurs Nov 8, 6pm-10pm
Preview: Wed Nov 7, 6pm-9pm
Art Auction/fundraiser to support those fighting against political oppression in Chicago. Five individuals who were entrapped then arrested just before the NATO summit by Chicago Police Department, now face spectacularly erroneous State charges of terrorism. Artwork will be available for auction in a variety of media by established and emerging contemporary artists.
Participating artists/collaboratives to include: Benjamin Bellas, C. C. Ann Chen, Laura Davis, Emily Day, Jason Dunda, Atzin Garcia, Jeffrey Grauel, Joan Goldin, Gretchen Hess. Paul Hopkin, Deborah Handler, Jon Henley, Steve Lacy, Larry Lee, Mican Morgan, A. Laurie Palmer, Susannah Papish, Mary Patten, Lucky Pierre, Steve Reber, Sarah Ross, Temporary Services, Carol Simpson, Sarah Wild.